Sport, Health & Fitness
According to the Sport England's June 2013 report 'Economic value of sport in England', the sector supports over 400,000 full-time jobs - that's 2.3% of all jobs in England. Their report also shows that sport and sport-related activity generate GVA (Gross Value Added) of £20.3 billion to the England econmomy in 2010. The economic impact of the sector places it in the top 15 sectors in England.
Professional skills for a peak performance career
Our Higher National Certificate in Sport at Level 4 means that you can now study for your career in the sport and fitness sector from Level 1 right up to undergraduate level.
Barking & Dagenham College has a strong heritage in sporting excellence, and former students include sprint stars Adam Gemili and Omololu Abiodun.
Sports Academies: Basketball, Rugby and Football
We currently have 4 courses available.
- Diploma in Sport and Active Leisure at Level 1 Level 1
- BTEC Diploma in Sport Level 2 Level 2
- BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport (Coaching, Development and Fitness (year 2) Level 3 Level 3
- BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Sport (Coaching, development and Fitness) Level 3 Level 3